- Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas
- Research Field
- Researcher Profile
- First Stage Researcher (R1)
- Application Deadline
- Type of Contract
- Job Status
- Not Applicable
- Is the job funded through the EU Research Framework Programme?
- Not funded by an EU programme
- Reference Number
- Music paper and handwriting in Portugal – BII 2
- Is the Job related to staff position within a Research Infrastructure?
Studentship for scientific initiation to take part in the project Music paper and handwriting studies in Portugal (18th and 19th centuries): the case study of the collection of the Count of Redondo (MARCMUS) (EXPL/ART-PER/0749/2021).
The project MARCMUS will solely take place in Portugal (Lisbon).
The initiation student will assist the research team in carrying out the tasks performed during the term of the project, with particular emphasis on the process of photographing watermarks/calligraphies, in the treatment and cataloguing of these images, and in the rastrology analysis; she/he will also actively participate in other activities of CESEM.
The duration of the studentship for scientific initiation is 7 months and is non-renewable. The expected starting date is 1st March 2023.
The research fellowship corresponds to €486.12 monthly, according to the table of scholarships awarded directly by the FCT, I.P. in Portugal. (http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/ docs/Tabela_de_Valores_SMM_2022.pdf). Added to this amount is the voluntary social insurance corresponding to the first category, if the candidate so chooses, as well as a personal accident insurance.
How to apply:
The candidate must send an application letter, including identification and contact details, accompanied by the following: Curriculum Vitae, proof of enrollment in a Musicology degree (Licentiate or Masters) or equivalent, declaration by the candidate that she/he does not exceed, with the conclusion of the studentship contract in question, an accumulated period of one year in this type of scholarship, followed or interpolated, and has not already been a beneficiary of any other research scholarship directly or indirectly financed by the FCT and, optionally, other supporting documents deemed relevant.
Applications should be sent by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the reference “Music paper and handwriting in Portugal – BII 2” in the subject line.
The chosen candidate will be notified via e-mail.
- Research Field
- Education Level
Enrollment in a Musicology degree (Licentiate or Masters) or equivalent OR Enrollment in a History degree (Licentiate or Masters).
Second year of the degree completed at the time the studentship starts, command of written English and IT skills.
Required Languages: Portuguese and English
- Research Field
The research fellowship corresponds to €486.12 monthly, according to the table of scholarships awarded directly by the FCT, I.P. in Portugal. (http://www.fct.pt/apoios/bolsas/valores). Added to this amount is the voluntary social insurance corresponding to the first category, if the candidate so chooses, as well as a personal accident insurance.
The selection methods will be the following: a) curriculum evaluation, on a grading scale from 0 to 10, with weighting of the academic background (0-5 points) and the preferential requirements (0-5 points); b) Interview (optional, carried out, if necessary, by decision of the jury, to all admitted candidates). If needed, candidates will be notified of the respective date by email.
If the interview takes place, the weighting will be 50% for the selection method (a) and 50% for the selection method (b).
The final results, in the form of a list ordered according to the points obtained by each candidate, will be published on the CESEM website (http://cesem.fcsh.unl.pt), and the successful candidate will be notified by e-mail.
Composition of the Jury:
António Jorge Marques, Hired Researcher – President;
Andrew Woolley, Integrated Researcher at CESEM – 1st member;
João Pedro d'Alvarenga, Principal Investigator – 2nd member;
Zuelma Chaves, PhD Scholarship FCT – substitute member.
Draft_Final report to be prepared by the grantee:
Draft_Final report to be prepared by the supervisor: https://www.fcsh.unl.pt/static/documentos/concursos/bolseiros/Minutas/Relatorio_final_a_elaborar_pelo_Orientador_Cientifico.pt
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Where to apply
- Av. de Berna, 26 C
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